ICC moves to 5-0

LOGO ICC Sports Logo copyItawamba Community College found a way to pick up a 27-21 come-from-behind victory over Northwest Mississippi Community College to move to 5-0 for the first time in the history of the program.
Trailing 21-14 at halftime, the No. 7 Indians (5-0, 3-0 MACJC North) tied the game on a 1-yard touchdown run with 14:56 left in the fourth quarter and took a 27-21 lead on another 1-yard scoring run by Ingram with 4:41 left in the game, but a missed extra point left the door open for the Rangers (1-4, 1-2 MACJC North).
The Rangers marched down to the Indian 16-yard line before a sack by CJ Jackson (Water Valley) to force Northwest to turn the ball over on downs and allow the Indians to kneel their way to the six-point victory.
QB Griff Loftis (Mooreville) returned after missing back-to-back weeks due to injury to pass for 375 yards and a touchdown with an interception on 27 of 39 passing. JarNardreon Jones (Noxubee County) hauled in a career-high 152 yards on 5 receptions while Jarvis Bentley (Carver, GA) caught 12 passes for 104 yards.
The Indians totaled 469 yards of total offense while holding Northwest to 270 offensive yards.
Jackson finished the night with 9 tackles with 2 sacks and 3 tackles for a loss of 14 yards. ICC totaled 14 tackles for loss and 5 sacks in the win.
The Indians will step out of division play and will hit the road to take on Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday night at 7 p.m.
The game can be heard live on WAFM 95.7 FM and can be watching on LetsGoICC.com starting at 6:40 p.m. with the Davis Ford Pre-Game Show.

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